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How do you make death a joyous affair? Ask Steve and Cathy Jo Smith, experts on the rituals of an Irish wake. There is no mourning in the house.
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The West Michigan Symphony is back for its 75th season, and the performers bring with them a lineup of music, performances and tributes that will highlight the symphony's past and celebrate its future. The symphony kicks off its season on Friday, Sept.
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The bench seat presides over family court cases. Hoogstra was appointed to the non-partisan position in March 2013 by Gov. Rick Snyder, after John C. Ruck's retirement.
My wife Peg and I came to Muskegon in the early 1980s and sometimes it does feel as if nothing ever gets done here. But then, just look back over the past three decades.
An attempted retail fraud incident escalated at a local Wal-Mart store in Muskegon County after the alleged suspect threatened security guards with a weapon. The incident was reported shortly after 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept.
The Hall of Fame has posthumously named Stan R. Tyler Jr. of Muskegon as its 2014 member in the field of Philanthropy. The Michigan Irish American Hall of Fame was created to recognize Irish Americans who have made important contributions in various areas of life in Michigan.
MUSKEGON, Mich. There's a unique exhibit about the 9/11 Memorial site that you don't have to venture to New York to see.
It's been a Muskegon staple since 1946, and now it has a chance to be Michigan's Best Neighborhood Bar. The Marine Tap Room, located at 1983 Lakeshore Drive, in the heart of Muskegon's Lakeside neighborhood, finished third in MLive Muskegon Chronicle's poll.
Police in Michigan say they arrested a shoplifting suspect following her slow-speed getaway in a $1,200 motorized wheelchair shopping cart taken from a Walmart. The Muskegon Chronicle says police located 46-year-old Shirley Mason about 2 miles away, riding the cart with $600 in clothing.
Muskegon Heights Mayor Darrell Paige said the city is putting plans in place for the scheduled loss of water contracts with Norton Shores and Fruitport Township. Those two wholesale customers represent 70 percent of the water sold by Muskegon Heights, and both are on track to go their own way in April 2015.
After speaking with health officials in the Muskegon County area, FOX 17 is learning several children have tested positive for the virus. She says the doctors told her Elly has the virus that is affecting kids across the country.
Mark Ivan from the Saginaw Township Fire Department's Honor Guard plays taps outside of the Jonesfield-Lakefield Fire Department during the Saginaw County Fire Association's Sept. 11 Memorial, Wednesday, Sept.
Undersheriff Dan Stout said an event a week prior to the deadly 9/11 attacks in 2001 still haunts him today. Stout had been a passenger on American Airlines Flight 77 -- a week before the same plan was deliberately crashed into the Pentagon, killing all 64 people on board including the five hijackers and six crew members, as well as 125 people in the building.
Muskegon-area residents will promote downtown, the importance of grief and loss support and finding new homes for pets this weekend during a dog walk and BBQ event. The Bob and Merle Scolnik Healing Center of Mercy Health VNS & Hospice Services will host its second annual Pooches & People Picnic fundraiser from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept.
Recovery FDNY Squad 18 helmet belonging to Lieutenant David Halderman, who died in the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, is part of the collection of the 9/11 Memorial Museum which will be held in the Muskegon Museum of Art from September 11 through November 9, 2014 in Muskegon.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 02:05 pm
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